The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Support Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
509 605 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.96% 93.94% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 374 192
Average daily rate £388 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 51 54
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Consultant in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Consultant across the Oxfordshire region.

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Consultant across the Oxfordshire region.

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ASCP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wyse

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ASCP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle iProcurement
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Wyse